Table 9_1_7-2

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 9_1_7.2
Low-risk long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total6.50.06.50.06.80.17.70.35.20.25.90.1
Agea0–649.90.110.80.17.90.112.40.87.80.57.90.3
65–748.00.18.40.17.10.28.60.86.10.56.40.3
75–846.60.06.60.16.70.15.10.55.10.35.30.2
85 and over5.00.05.00.05.60.15.40.54.00.24.80.2
GenderaMale9.70.110.20.18.20.110.20.67.20.37.70.2
Female5.20.05.10.05.90.15.90.44.20.24.60.1

a Age, gender, and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

b Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_7-2: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/9_nursinghome_homehealth_hospice/T9_1_7-2.html